estable

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin stabilis.

Adjective[edit]

estable (epicene, plural estables)

  1. stable

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin stabilis.

Adjective[edit]

estable (masculine and feminine plural estables)

  1. stable
    Antonym: inestable
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *stablum, from Latin stabulum. Cf. the feminine variant establa.

Noun[edit]

estable m (plural estables)

  1. stable (building)
    Synonym: quadra
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Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Attestted since the 13th century (estavil, estabil, estabele). From Old Galician and Old Portuguese, from Latin stabilis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

estable m or f (plural estables)

  1. stable
    • 1266, A. Rodríguez González & J. A. Rey Caiña (eds.), "Tumbo de Lorenzana. Transcripción y estudio", Estudios Mindonienses, 8, page 173:
      esta carta uos mandamus fazer firme et estauil por sempre iamays
      this charter we command you to make firm and stable forevermore
    Antonym: inestable

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References[edit]

  • estabel” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006–2022.
  • estau” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006–2018.
  • estable” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006–2013.
  • estable” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • estable” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French estable, from Vulgar Latin *stabla, feminine of Vulgar Latin *stablum, from Latin stabulum.

Noun[edit]

estable f (plural estables)

  1. stable (place for keeping animals)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: étable

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Occitan estable, from Latin stabilis.

Adjective[edit]

estable m (feminine singular establa, masculine plural estables, feminine plural establas)

  1. stable
    Antonym: inestable
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Occitan, from Latin stabulum.

Noun[edit]

estable m (plural estables)

  1. stable (building)

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *stabla, feminine of Vulgar Latin *stablum, from Latin stabulum.

Noun[edit]

estable f (oblique plural estables, nominative singular estable, nominative plural estables)

  1. stable (place for keeping animals)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin stabilis, probably borrowed.

Adjective[edit]

estable m (oblique and nominative feminine singular estable)

  1. stable (relatively unchanging)
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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish estable, from Latin stabilis. Morphologically equivalent to estar +‎ -able.

Adjective[edit]

estable (plural estables)

  1. stable
    Antonym: inestable
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

estable

  1. inflection of establir:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

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